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Soft Touch DKW from Shelridge Yarns
Soft Touch DKW
Shelridge Yarns
DK (11 wpi) ?
265 yards
(242 meters)
100 grams
(3.53 ounces)
22.0 to 24.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 6 - 4.0 mm
100% Wool - Merino
plied
yes
  • Care:
  • Superwash

This is the enduring favourite among Shelridge Yarns. Fine, superwash Merino wool is spun into a smooth, strong, soft, versatile yarn. We dye it by hand in more than 50 near-solid shades, the same palette we use for our fingering-weight yarn, Ultra.

DKW Knitting Yarn Specifications

  • 100 g Skeins – Approximately 250 yds per skein
  • 4-Ply Yarn
  • 100% Merino Wool
  • Superwash fibre - we recommend gentle machine wash in cold water; lay flat to dry
  • Stocking Stitch Gauge - 23-24 stitches = 10 cm/4 inches using 4mm/US6 needles

Recommended Uses

  • Ideal for cardigans, sweaters and vests, hats, mitts, scarves
  • Excellent stitch definition in detailed multi-colour and cable knitting projects

popular colorways

Aubergine

15 stashed

21 projects

Azure

23 stashed

17 projects

Black

34 stashed

34 projects

Brown

25 stashed

9 projects

Cardinal

11 stashed

23 projects

Caribbean Waters

25 stashed

23 projects

Celery

17 stashed

14 projects

Clover Flower

24 stashed

13 projects

Cornflower

15 stashed

22 projects

Ecru

22 stashed

27 projects

Evergreen

28 stashed

22 projects

Forest

12 stashed

16 projects

Green Apple

16 stashed

16 projects

Ice Blue

13 stashed

12 projects

Iris

24 stashed

29 projects

Lilac

19 stashed

21 projects

Linen

18 stashed

30 projects

Marsh Marigold

8 stashed

23 projects

Mint

16 stashed

24 projects

Moss

13 stashed

21 projects

Natural White

30 stashed

45 projects

Navy

29 stashed

35 projects

Peacock

34 stashed

38 projects

Plum

20 stashed

23 projects

Pumpkin

16 stashed

14 projects

Pussywillow

32 stashed

48 projects

Raspberry

36 stashed

50 projects

Robin S Egg

23 stashed

16 projects

Rust

17 stashed

14 projects

Sage

16 stashed

16 projects

Spring Green

15 stashed

18 projects

Thistleflower

13 stashed

11 projects